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Moldovan and Belarusian municipalities cooperate on business support infrastructure development, and implementation of local economic initiatives

14 August 2019
At the end of July, representatives of Gagauzia region of Moldova conducted a study visit aimed at exploring best practices on business support services provision in Belarus. Representatives visited three out of six regions of the country – Homieĺ, Slaŭharad, and Polack. The visit aimed at…
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EU4Energy Governance project helps the energy sector reform in the Republic of Moldova

12 August 2019
Moldova took the first big step in adopting the new Law on Energy Efficiency that was prepared with the support of the EU4Energy Governance project. The country also received support in developing the building certification system, a step forward to finalising the work for full compliance of the…
EU4Youth Campus Tour - Palestine

Joint statement by EU Commissioners Mimica, Thyssen, Navracsics, and Gabriel on the occasion of International Youth Day 2019

12 August 2019
The European Commission joins the celebration of this year's International Youth Day, the theme of which is "Transforming Education", highlighting efforts to make education more inclusive and accessible for all youth. Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica,…
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International Youth Day: OPEN Media Hub shares stories depicting lives of youth in European Neighbourhood

09 August 2019
To mark the International Youth Day on 12 August, the EU-supported OPEN Media Hub shared its “Being 20” series. The series includes stories produced by media professionals in the European Neighbourhood with support from the OPEN Media Hub. This media content, produced in the form of video stories…
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Poland to share experience on stress testing of banking system with the Republic of Moldova

09 August 2019
On 19–21 August, experts from the National Bank of Moldova (NBM), namely its Financial Stability Division, will visit Poland to learn about the country’s experience in stress testing banking systems. The visit programme will cover different aspects of risks considered in the new regulatory…
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Latest opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

09 August 2019
'EU NEIGHBOURS east’ has picked out a selection of exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. If you are interested jobs, internships, scholarships, competitions, conferences and…
International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the EU on the occasion of the International Day for the World’s Indigenous Peoples

09 August 2019
This year, as we mark the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, we also honour the International Year of Indigenous Languages by celebrating the contributions of indigenous peoples to the world’s linguistic diversity. Language is the most direct expression of culture and what gives…
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New EU4Energy policy brief: How will electricity market reform benefit Moldovan citizens?

06 August 2019
On 29 July, the EU4Energy Governance project published a policy brief on the urgent need for electricity market reform in the Republic of Moldova. The document contains key recommendations on the next steps to be taken in the reform process. The brief revealed that Moldova’s energy security is at…
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Gas market reform: more at stake than just the price of energy bills

06 August 2019
According to a new blog post by Energy Community gas expert Peter Pozsgai, the EU4Energy Governance project has been providing vital support to the governments of Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine in preparing the legislative and regulatory frameworks for gas market reform. According to…
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Moldova: Cantemir kindergarten to become energy efficient thanks to EU funding

06 August 2019
A kindergarten in the town of Cantemir in the Republic of Moldova will be retrofitted in order to become more energy efficient, helping the town to save energy and money on utilities. The retrofitting works are being conducted as part of the EU-supported “Covenant of Mayors – Demonstration Projects…